After Sinus Surgery

  • Treat with ice for the first 24 hours, 20 minutes on/ 20 minutes off.
  • No nose blowing. Cough or sneeze with your mouth open. Continue this until your surgeon directs you otherwise.
  • Nosebleeds are normal and may occur for several days following surgery.
  • Treat by leaning head back, and direct pressure.
  • Some drainage from the nose and mouth are normal, just wipe away.
  • Don’t be alarmed by the presence of small bone granules.
  • Severe cheek swelling is also normal following this procedure. If the eyes swell shut, please call our office.
  • Use over the counter Sudafed or Claritin D for 1 week.

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